There is a score range for each skill measured on the TOEFL iBT® test. Each skill has three or four proficiency levels. For more information, see the Performance Feedback Brochure.
|Speaking||0–4 points converted to 0–30 score scale||Weak (0–9)
|Writing||0–5 points converted to 0–30 score scale||Limited (1–16)
*Data taken from test taker score reports.
Improve Your Reading Skills with Lexile® Measures
ETS and MetaMetrics® offer an easy-to-use, free service that matches TOEFL Reading section scores with Lexile® measures. Lexile measures put reading ability and the text difficulty of reading materials on the same scale to help students find materials at the appropriate reading level. The Lexile site contains a searchable database to help students find books that match their reading level and interests.
To find out more, visit www.lexile.com/toefl.
Among admissions officers recently surveyed, and who expressed a preference*, four out of five prefer the TOEFL test.
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* Source: Survey of 263 admissions officers at U.S. universities, of which 212 accept both the TOEFL test and the IELTS™ test and 152 state a preference.